NAYPYIDAW, November 13. /TASS/. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday he was looking forward to Russian President Vladimir Putin’s visit to India in December.
At talks with his Russian counterpart Dmitry Medvedev, Narendra Modi said he expected that Indian-Russian ties would get to a qualitatively new level.
Earlier, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Putin’s visit to India was scheduled to take place before the end of the year.
The Thursday meeting of the Russian and Indian prime ministers is the first one after Modi assumed the post of prime minister in May 2014. “I would like to confirm our commitment to all agreements,” Medvedev said at talks, marking “privileged strategic partnership” relations between the two countries.